Leadership Opportunities

Leadership Opportunities

The Indianapolis Bar Association is proud to offer its members dynamic opportunities for involvement proven to develop and hone lifelong leadership skills. See below for current IndyBar leadership opportunities.

In addition to leadership opportunities, the IndyBar also offers its yearly Bar Leader Series, a fast-track leadership development program designed to prepare participants personally and professionally for future leadership opportunities and challenges. Click here for more information on the Bar Leader Series.

Current Leadership Opportunities

Committee Members: IndyBar Standing Committees

Various committees undertake the many initiatives and projects of the Indianapolis Bar Association. While these committees have been populated for the year, please contact Julie Armstrong, IndyBar Executive Director, at jarmstrong@indybar.org to express your interest in serving on one or more committees in the future.

  • Bar Leader Series Steering Committee
  • Bar Review Committee
  • Bench Bar Conference Committee
  • Diversity Job Fair Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Grievance Committee
  • Helping Enrich Attorneys' Lives (HEAL)
  • Legislative Committee
  • Membership Committee
  • Nominating Committee
  • Professionalism Committee
  • Pro Bono Committee
  • Public Outreach Committee

Click here to learn more about these committees. 

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  • October 12, 2015
    Man charged after shooting outside federal courthouse

    A man who is accused of firing a handgun in front of the Birch Bayh Federal Courthouse in Indianapolis has been charged with firearm and drug offenses.  

  • October 12, 2015
    Indiana lawyers says they're not bound to report child abuse

    Some child welfare officials say there could be dangerous fallout from an Indiana State Bar Association committee's opinion that lawyers aren't bound by a state law requiring anyone who suspects child abuse to immediately report it.

  • October 12, 2015
    Billboard company suing city over digital sign ban

    A local billboard firm is suing the city of Indianapolis, claiming a recent Supreme Court of the United States decision makes the city's sign ordinance unconstitutional.

  • October 12, 2015
    Study: Juvenile Life Sentences on the Decline

    Fewer juveniles are being sentenced to life in prison without parole, according to a new study by a public interest law firm that is advocating for an end to the practice altogether. The study was released with an eye toward the U.S. Supreme Court's consideration on Tuesday of a case that involves such sentences, Montgomery v. Louisiana.

  • October 12, 2015
    Record pace for US law firm combinations continues

    Law firm mergers show no signs of abating. That’s the takeaway from a report from legal consultant Altman Weil Inc., which tracks the number of combinations -- both large and small – among firms.